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Author Adams, John, 1947-

Title Shaker loops ; Light over water [sound recording] / John Adams.

Imprint [S.l.] : New Albion Records, c1987.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    F ADAMS SL R14CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (73 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 002837 004335
Note The 1st work for 3 violins, viola, 2 violoncellos and double bass ; the 2nd a "symphony" for 2 trumpets, 2 horns, 2 trombones, tuba and synthesizers.
The 2nd work was commissioned as the musical score for the collaborative work, Available light.
Eds. recorded: Associated Music Publishers (1st work) and John Adams (2nd work).
Compact disc.
Durations: 28:37 ; 43:35.
Program notes by the composer and discography (1 folded sheet) inserted in container.
Performer In the 1st work: The Ridge Quartet ; with Dan Smiley, violin ; Judiyaba, violoncello ; Gary Lowendusky, double bass. In the 2nd work: Jim Miller and Tim Wilson, trumpets ; William Kingelhofer [i.e., Klingelhofer] and Brian McCarty, horns ; Mack Kenley and Don Kenelly, trombones ; Zacharia Spellman, tuba ; the composer, synthesizers.
Event The 1st work recorded August 1979 in Hellman Hall, San Francisco, Calif. ; the 2nd recorded and mixed at Tres Virgos Studio, San Rafael, Calif.
Subject String septets (Violins (3), viola, violoncellos (2), double bass)
Symphonies (Horns (2), trombones (2), trumpets (2), tuba)
Electronic music.
Brass septets (Horns (2), trombones (2), trumpets (2), tuba)
Added Author Smiley, Dan. Performer.
Judiyaba. Performer.
Miller, Jim, (Trumpet player. Performer.
Wilson, Tim, (Trumpet player. Performer.
Klingelhofer, William. Performer.
McCarty, Brian. Performer.
Kenley, Mack. Performer.
Kenelly, Don. Performer.
Spellman, Zacharia. Performer.
Adams, John, 1947- Light over water. 1987.
Ridge Quartet. Performer.
Added Title Shaker loops.
Light over water.
Available light.
Music No. NA 014 New Albion Records

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